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Advertised on: 29 Dec 2020


Wildlife Reserves Singapore (WRS) is the holding company of the award-winning attractions Jurong Bird Park, Night Safari, River Safari and Singapore Zoo. WRS is dedicated to the management of world-class leisure attractions that foster conservation and research while educating visitors about animals and their habitats. As champions for Wildlife, we lead actions to protect them, inspire a love for wildlife and spark a sense of wonder in everyone, regardless of our roles.

Come 2024, we will add a new Bird Park, a Rainforest Park, nature themed indoor attraction and Eco-resort as part of our Mandai rejuvenation plan. If you are a team leader, self-driven, and looking for growth and new challenges, we want you to be part of our team.

 

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Undertakes planning and supervision of the daily operations of horticulture department
  • Oversees the production of animal feed to ensure sufficient supply and healthy growth for animal sustenance
  • Plans and executes seasonal plant decorations and projects
  • Participates in design review & offers professional advices for Mandai Park Development Projects
  • Administers tender and cost management projects
  • Issues work orders based on organisational needs and monitors departmental budget
  • Continuous improvement on department’s productivity with innovative solutions
  • Works across departments on joint-departmental projects to achieve organisational objectives
  • Able to work with tight timelines and under pressure
  • Other ad-hoc duties as assigned

 

Job Requirements:

  • Recognised Degree in Plant Science, Landscape Management, Horticulture, Landscape Architecture, Botany, Agriculture, Forestry Science, Environmental Science / Management or a recognised Diploma in related studies
  • Certified Arborist qualification would be advantageous
  • Minimally 5 years of relevant experience for Degree holders and 10 years for Diploma holders
  • Good communication, interpersonal, presentation and written skills
  • Good leadership to lead a team effectively
  • Possess vast knowledge on plants and experience in procurement
  • Well-versed in Microsoft Office
 


Specialization : Horticulture
Type of Employment : Permanent
Minimum Experience : 5
Work Location : WRS Corporate Office